Discrete vs. Indiscrete

Discrete vs. Indiscrete — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Discrete and Indiscrete

Discreteadjective

Constituting a separate thing

Computers treat time as a series of discrete moments rather than a continuous flow.

Indiscreteadjective

Not divided or divisible into separate parts

layers that were fused into an indiscrete mass.

Discreteadjective

Consisting of unconnected distinct parts

society viewed as a discrete whole of individual agents.

Indiscreteadjective

Not discrete mathematically.

Discreteadjective

(Mathematics) Defined for a finite or countable set of values; not continuous.

Indiscreteadjective

Not divided into discrete parts.

Discreteadjective

Separate; distinct; individual; non-continuous.

a government with three discrete divisions

Indiscreteadjective

not divided or divisible into parts;

layers that were fused into an indiscrete mass

Discreteadjective

That can be perceived individually and not as connected to, or part of something else.

Discreteadjective

(electrical engineering) Having separate electronic components, such as individual resistors and inductors — the opposite of integrated circuitry.

Discreteadjective

(audio engineering) Having separate and independent channels of audio, as opposed to multiplexed stereo or quadraphonic, or other multi-channel sound.

Discreteadjective

(topology) Having each singleton subset open: said of a topological space or a topology.

Discreteadjective

disjunctive; containing a disjunctive or discretive clause

"I resign my life, but not my honour" is a discrete proposition.

Discreteadjective

constituting a separate entity or part;

a government with three discrete divisionson two distinct occasions